Category Tasting notes

Review – The Dram Mòr Glenrothes 2009

New Glasgow based Indie bottlers Dram Mòr may be under the radar just now but will their first release be the start of good things to come?

Review – The Hilhaven Lodge Blended American Whiskey

I don’t really know much about American whiskies – which probably means I probably shouldn’t write about them.

Or perhaps it means I should write about them?

Either way, here is a review of some juice from across the pond…

What Every Whisky Drinker Needs To Know About Port

What Every Whisky Drinker Needs To Know About Port- a brief guide to the Portuguese fortified wine.

Review – The Glen Garioch 12 and a bonus 1978 Single Cask.

Review – The Glen Garioch 12 and a bonus 1978 Single Cask -2 drams, 2 styles and 4 decades apart

Review – Elements of Islay – Peat & Sherry

A quick look at Peat & Sherry – a new release from TWE’s independent bottling operation Elements of Islay

Review – Out of the Glen Ord(inary) – Mey Selections Rare Cask

Out of the Glen Ord(inary) – Going independent to sample a Glen Ord from outwith the “Singleton Trifecta’

Review – An English Head to Head – East London vs The Lakes

Review – An English whisky head to head featuring expressions from the East London Liquor Co and The Lakes Distillery.

Fire and Ice in the Shadow of Ben Wyvis

Fire and Ice in the Shadow of Ben Wyvis – A Tour and Tasting at Glenwyvis Distillery.

Review – Gordon & MacPhail Private Collection – 1966 Longmorn

This is the last review of three which covers the latest releases in the Gordon & MacPhail Private Collection. I’ve already published my thoughts and notes on a wonderful 1982 St Magdalene and a  rare release of a Dallas Dhu from 1969. The last of these releases is one that I have been deliberately saving […]

An Overview – The 2019 Diageo Special Releases Collection.

Some notes and thoughts from this years Special Releases Collection.